Media Relations Volunteer May 2023

Concerned Citizens for Democracy is recruiting for a Media Relations Volunteer.

The volunteer will be responsible for (1) researching media outlets covering gerrymandering; (2) reaching out to pitch story ideas or offer expertise/background information; (3) writing op-eds or other responses to published media stories; (4) building relationships with key political journalists; (5) working with social media volunteer(s) to coordinate messaging.
Experience in journalism a plus, but not required.

Other requirements: Understanding and support of CCFD's mission; political interest and self-starter; good interpersonal skills; writing skills; available for regular meetings with CCFD Communications Chair.

Skills (taken from list provided on site): Public advocacy, journalism, critical thinking, organization, relationship building, verbal/written communication

5-10 hours/week (flexible)

To apply, send your resume to Concerned Citizens for Democracy at [email protected]